These are the worst of times and the best of times for Rahul Dravid. An old-world cricket man, who has forever had to reinvent himself to fit in with constantly-changing demands, Dravid could have finally found his calling in this highly-manufactured, mostly-irrelevant world of the T20 league.
This must be the [...]
KOLKATA: Only the blessed get a chance to live twice. The Mumbai Indians have earned that James Bond-like privilege, thanks to finishing among the top two in the league stage. And so, despite losing to Chennai Super Kings in Qualifier 1, MI have another chance to book a spot in the final [...]
NEW DELHI: Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid says dealing with the turmoil caused by the spot-fixing scandal, which has left his team’s reputation in tatters, has turned out to be as tough as handling “bereavement in some ways”.
“I would not lie it was a very tough phase for [...]
NEW DELHI: The last one week has been a nightmare for the Rajasthan Royals. With all the chatter around the three disgraced players charged of spot-fixing, no one would have blamed Rahul Dravid and his boys if they decided to throw in the towel, especially with the Sunrisers Hyderabad turning on the [...]
NEW DELHI: When Rajasthan Royals face Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Eliminator at the Ferozeshah Kotla on Wednesday, the battle between the ears will be more critical than the competition on the field.
The teams competing in the Eliminator already know that they would need to win another game to reach the final [...]
JAIPUR: Did Rajasthan Royals have an inkling about Sreesanth’s activities long before Delhi cops knocked on the pacer’s door at a Mumbai hotel?
HYDERABAD: Despite the 23-run loss to Sunrisers Hyderabad, Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid seemed quite happy with the way his team responded to the challenge. Playing a day after the spot-fixing saga hit his team, Dravid said it took quite an effort for the players to get to [...]
NEW DELHI: The stench of the fixing scandal involving three IPL players just got bigger. As Delhi Police special cell officers carried out sustained interrogation of the three Rajasthan Royals players — S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan — as well as 11 arrested bookies, [...]
HYDERABAD: Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid said that tough situations is a test of character for top teams and he expects that his boys would also overcome the current crisis that has rocked cricket world after S Sreesanth and two other players arrests for alleged role in
NEW DELHI: The Delhi police is likely to quiz Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid and co-owners Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra in the IPL spot-fixing case. All three have to appear before Delhi police on May 21.
Three players of Rajasthan Royals S Sreesanth, Ajit [...]